What we do

What we do

UOW’s Innovation and Commercial Research Unit (ICR) supports the translation of UOW’s scientific discoveries, technological innovations, and medical advances into products and services that benefit society and foster local and national economic growth.

ICR achieves the above objective by managing UOW’s:

Strategic objectives

ICR’s strategic objective is to enable UOW to become the recognised leader in Australian university industry engagement and research translation by:

  • Increasing the number of researchers engaged with industry
  • Improving researcher industry engagement capability
  • Increasing and strengthening industry engagement with UOW research
  • Reducing internal and external administrative barriers to researcher industry engagement
  • Effectively using UOW owned IP to support UOW research
Last reviewed: 19 January, 2018